Monday, March 16, 2020

Major retailers close doors in U.S. in response to coronavirus outbreak

Apple's flagship store in New York City. Photo: Stephanie Keith/Getty Images

By Jacob Knutson

Major retailers are closing their doors or reducing their open hours across the United States in an effort to blunt the spread of the coronavirus.

Why it matters: While the closures may help stop the spread of the virus, they will also hamper the already-stressed retail industry, according to CNBC.  Read more >>